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ohe hano ihu (nose flute)
  • unknown Kanaka Maoli (Hawaiian) maker
  • ohe hano ihu (nose flute), 1950–1968
  • Where object was made: Hawaii, United States
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 24 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 9 7/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0469

Short bamboo flute. One hole at end and three fingerholes. Light natural color.